The Canoe Trip: A Northern Cree Metaphor for Conducting Research
Keywords:community-based research, Indigenous knowledge
In this article, I use a northern Cree metaphor to conduct respectful research. Descriptive language is used to illustrate how community-based research is like going on a canoe trip. The landscape, rivers, and lakes come alive as the research unfolds from initial visioning, planning, implementation, final report, and knowledge dissemination.
Keywords: community-based research; Indigenous knowledge
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